Are nursing home complaints kept secret?

She cried out in pain – but a Twin Cities woman says she was left in bed for 19 hours with two broken legs before a local nursing home finally sent her to the hospital.

KARE 11 discovered her case is just one of thousands each year the state doesn’t fully investigate.  And unless there’s an onsite investigation, the complaints are kept secret – hidden from public view.

Reporter Lauren Leamanczyk asks:  How well is Minnesota investigating complaints of nursing home neglect?

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